Cronic Lung Infection

Histoplasma capsulatum, cause of histoplasmosis in humans and ...
Article by Tom Volk on this fungus, the causal agent of histoplasmosis, and details of the disease it causes.

Patient Facts
CDC Legionella

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Histoplasmosis
Features cause, symptoms, tests, prognosis, treatment, and prevention.

Bad Breath
Outlines the diagnosis, causes and treatment options for the condition.

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Bronchitis
Review of the symptoms, causes, incidence, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of acute and chronic bronchitis.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV)
Clinical presentation, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and control. 87 kB pdf document.

Bronchitis; chronic, acute, asthmatic
A description of chronic and acute bronchitis with a look at the symptoms, causes, useful foods, supplements and deep breathing exercises.

Paragonimus westermani - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Information from Wikipedia on this lung fluke that can cause the disease Paragonimiasis, and the life cycle of the parasite.

Acute Bronchitis: Lung and Airway Disorders: Merck Manual Home Edition
Explains the different types of this respiratory illness. Includes causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and what medicines are prescribed.

Chronic Bronchitis --
Information from the AAFP.

Haemophilus influenzae Infections: Bacterial Infections: Merck ...
Short factsheet on the disease.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
A primary cause of COPD is exposure to secondhand smoke. This article gives the facts on the disease and the risk.

Chronic Bronchitis
Description of chronic bronchitis as well as a look at the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment.

Lung & Respiratory Disorders Message Board - Archived 8/30/98-12/22/00
Unmonitored message board.

OSH Answers: Histoplasmosis
What is histoplasmosis and what causes it? How does the infection develop? How can we prevent histoplasmosis?

COPD information and interactive support
Provides information and interactive support for COPD patients, caregivers, families and interested individuals, featuring chatrooms, message boards, ...

Disease Listing: Histoplasmosis General Information

Mount Sinai - Cardiovascular Institute and Center for ...
A look at acute, chronic, constrictive, adhesive, viral, bacterial, fungal and uremic pericaditis. The causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

Prevnar Immunizations Guide at Keep Kids Healthy
Details about Prevnar, a new vaccine that protects against meningitis and bloodstream infections and may help prevent ear infections.

The Basics of Bronchitis
Find information including symptoms, prevention, and treatments for bronchitis.